Backend engineer (Golang/PHP)

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Backend engineer (Golang/PHP)

United Wardrobe is a fashion tech company and we are changing the fashion industry, it needs to become more sustainable for both people and environment. Second hand fashion the norm! Since United Wardrobe is a tech product the development department is one of the most important pillars of our company.


About the job

Our backend consists of many different parts that together make up a complex system. The major parts of the tech stack are:

  • The API (microservice architecture, Go)
  • The legacy API (PHP7)
  • The administration panel (PHP7)

The backend runs in the cloud, namely Amazon Web Services (AWS). We use many cloud-native services (examples: EC2, Lambda, S3, RDS, DynamoDB, ElastiCache, Redshift, CloudFront, Route53, CloudWatch, EMR, IAM, SES) as well as many open source projects (examples: Composer, CodeIgniter, Swagger, Glide, NSQ, Memcached, Redis, Nginx, MySQL).

We don't expect you to have experience in both PHP, Go and all services/projects listed here, but we do expect you to be eager to learn 😉.

You will be responsible for maintaining and improving our backend systems and building new scalable system from scratch.

What we have to offer

  • Work on an innovative product that's used by millions of users.
  • Learn a lot. We move fast, so we're used to make mistakes and learn!
  • Continuous deployments. Also to production.
  • Competitive wage based on your relevant experience.
  • Travel compensation from train station to train station, monthly compensation for bring-your-own-device or you get a company laptop (MacBook Pro).
  • Free daily lunch together + our own bar for Friday afternoon drinks.

What we expect from you

  • At least 2 years of experience as a developer
  • Fast learner
  • Comfortable with speaking English or English is your native language
  • Comfortable with working in a young and dynamic team